Donor Spotlight: Boeing

Donor Spotlight: Boeing Chicago-based Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space, and security systems. The company prides itself on investing in efforts that build, enhance, and contribute to the social fabric of society. Since 2010, Boeing has generously donated more than $250,000 to the Thresholds Veterans […]

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Thresholds opposes Medicaid work requirements and other barriers jeopardizing access to healthcare

CHICAGO, IL – Thresholds opposes any changes to Medicaid which create unnecessary barriers to accessing healthcare, including work requirements. Recently, the federal government issued a notice encouraging states to consider imposing additional restrictions in order to qualify for healthcare through Medicaid – namely work requirements. Medicaid is a health program funded in partnership by the […]

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Donor Spotlight: Chicago Blackhawks

Donor Spotlight: Chicago Blackhawks Chicago Blackhawks Charities, the official charity of the Chicago Blackhawks, supports programs and institutions throughout Illinois that create a better tomorrow. To do so, the organization focuses on health and wellness, education, and housing with the constant goal to serve local youth and their families.  This past fall, the Chicago Blackhawks […]

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Thresholds statement on House tax plan passage

Financing a Tax Plan by Cutting Healthcare for Millions is Unacceptable and Immoral Access to affordable healthcare should be a basic human right. Yet today the U.S. House of Representatives passed a tax plan which usurps that right – the bill will leave 13 million Americans without health coverage and looks to Medicaid and Medicare […]

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Statement from Thresholds, NAMI-Chicago, and The Kennedy Forum Illinois on withdrawn City countersuit in Quintonio LaGrier case

Our hearts go out to Quintonio LeGrier’s family. Their continued exposure to trauma surrounding his tragedy is incomprehensible. We are relieved that Mayor Emanuel retracted the law department’s proposed countersuit, which was ill-conceived, insensitive, and a terrible waste of resources. Instead, the City should be investing deeply in community mental health services, an issue we […]

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